St. Paul's Critically Acclaimed In Bloom Restaurant To Permanently CloseA critically acclaimed St. Paul restaurant is the latest to permanently close during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Full Interview: Lt. Bob Kroll, MPD Union Officials Condemn Derek Chauvin's Actions, Say City Is Scapegoating The UnionThe president of the Minneapolis police union, Lt. Bob Kroll, sat down with WCCO’s Jason DeRusha Tuesday and discussed a range of issues following the death of George Floyd in police custody.
As Restrictions Relax, Some Minnesota Restaurants Reopen Dining RoomsA big feature for many today is that restaurants and bars can restart their indoor services at 50%. Reservations are required, and masks are recommended for customers.
A List Of Minnesota Restaurants Reopening For Outdoor DiningOn Wednesday, Gov. Tim Walz gave Minnesota restaurants the green light to open their patios starting on June 1, with a maximum of 50 guests. Here is a list of restaurants that have announced they will be opening for outdoor dining.
McCormick & Schmick's On Nicollet Mall Is Closing For GoodLocal restaurateurs tell WCCO the seafood company has been trying to exit downtown Minneapolis for some time prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Twin Cities' Best Curbside Brunch Options For Mother's DayWith dine-in restaurants closed due to coronavirus, many are turning to curbside pickup for Mother’s Day brunches and dinners.
4 Twin Cities Chefs, 1 Restaurant Named James Beard Award FinalistsFour Twin Cities chefs and one restaurant have been named finalists for the most prestigious award in the culinary industry: The James Beard Foundation Awards.
DeRusha Eats: The Bachelor Farmer, Marvel Bar Shutting Down For Good Amid Coronavirus PandemicIt’s hosted a president, vice president and first lady. Now one of Minnesota’s most awarded and critically acclaimed restaurants has decided to permanently close.
WATCH: WCCO Mid-Morning's Special Edition 'Now Hiring' ShowWatch the special “Now Hiring” edition of the WCCO Mid-Morning show.
What's It Like Anchoring During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Jason DeRusha Explains
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Restaurants Offer Free Lunches During School ClosuresBecause of the school closure, many restaurants are stepping up to provide families and kids with an option for a free lunch.
Restaurants In The Metro Area With Curbside Pick-UpIn the midst of concern over COVID-19, health professionals have encouraged “social distancing.” Restaurants around the metro area are stepping up by offering curbside pick-up.
Meet The Family Behind Holy Land, The Hummus Mecca Of MinneapolisHoly Land is far more than just the restaurant: It’s a one-of-a-kind butcher shop and grocery store, bringing Middle Eastern flavors to the Midwest. It’s also a production facility, where every day they turn 2,500 pounds of dry chickpeas into the now legendary Holy Land Hummus.
DeRusha Eats: ‘Crisp And Green’ Franchises Growing With Help Of Fmr. NBA Player Kris HumphriesIf you want evidence that healthier eating is more than a trend, look no further than the North Loop of Minneapolis, and the latest Crisp & Green.
DeRusha Eats: Hopkins High School Offers Global School Lunch OptionsThe deli roast beef isn't from a package, it's eye of round, sliced in the school cafeteria. Pizzas aren’t frozen either, the kitchen hand-makes sauce and rolls out dough for 300 pizzas a day.